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Hey guys,

Is there any way to Tri-Way SLI on my board? (sigrig) SLI Hack or anything?

Ideas?

Thanx
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There are 3 pcie slots so why wouldnt you be able to...
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post #3 of 22
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There are 3 pcie slots so why wouldnt you be able to...
The board itself supports 2-way SLI AFAIK, but dont think Tri-Way.. I dont know
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The board itself supports 2-way SLI AFAIK, but dont think Tri-Way.. I dont know


Hmm I see 3.
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I see three slots, tri-sli possible
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You can. The last card will run at x4 though, which will be a (slight) performance hit. We're talking like 0-5% though. You probably wouldn't ever notice it.
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post #7 of 22
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Hmm I see 3.
I see 3 aswell but the board supports 2-way SLI. If I put 3 cards and have a Tri-Way bridge, it's still gonna work?
post #8 of 22
You could, but you would only get x8/x8/x4 bandwidth which IMO isn't worth it. And by doing so you would lose SATA 6gbps and USB 3.0 capability. Straight from Gigabyte's website:

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When dual graphics cards are used in 1st and 2nd PCIex16 slots, SATA3 / USB 3.0 (Marvell 9128 /NEC USB 3.0 Controllers) will work at normal mode.
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post #9 of 22
If you put 3 cards in with a 3 way sli bridge than you should be fine otherwise why add the extra slot.
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post #10 of 22
No I don't think it is and that is because of limitations of the P55 chipset. TRI SLI can only run at 16X, 16X, 16X, or 8X 8X 8X. The P55 can only deliver 16x 8X 8X , 8X 8X 4X. Or something along those lines lol. It can tri fire though, just not SLI and thats solely due to the limit on PCI express lanes. However, there are some P55 bpards that have the N200 chipset that can allow for 3 way and 4 way SLI.
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